Haha. The one of McNulty kicking the desk re: HTML emails.
One word: premailer.
We use it in gem form for all of the LayerVault emails. https://github.com/alexdunae/premailer
I still don't trust it.
Put your trust in premailer. http://bit.ly/uSalio
Lots of pain points in HTML email. I've been working on them at very large scale the past few years and have learned some good tricks.
Premailer is definitely cool, you absolutely have to inline your styles. If you use MailChimp or the like, they do it automatically, which is cool.
I'm actually writing a book about modern HTML email practice if anyone is interested. Due out later this summer:
And I write about it a bit on my blog:
I've found ZURB's responsive HTML templates to be handy: http://zurb.com/playground/responsive-email-templates
Ahahaha, the HTML one made me roll on the floor laughing.
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